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Inthemid-1990s,riverboatcasinosbecamelegalinMissouri,whereIgrewup.Theintricaciesofthisseemedcomplicated:whentheyfirstappeared;thecasinoshadtogoonactual“cruises”upanddowntheriver.Today,thecasinosoperateinlargestructuresthatjustneedtobenearwater(Ithinkpuddleshavebeenapproved)....
From: Gamma Squad | By: michaelwilliamryan | Friday, May 22, 2015
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When it comes to Pinterest crafts, the mason jar reigns supreme. That’s probably because there’s just so much you can do with it, from making beautiful wedding centerpieces to prepping to-go salads in a jar. Plus, most of the crafts we discovered...
From: Business Insider | By: Megan Willett | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Lomography is style of pop photography based around the quirky cameras by the Austrian camera manufacturer known as Lomo. There are several camera types that fall under the lomography genre. Among some of the more popular, are the Diana and Holga. These...
From: MetaFilter | By: joseph conrad is fully awesome | Friday, May 22, 2015
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A lace exhibition in France devoted to the towering 20th century couturier Cristobal Balenciaga resonates with today's Maker Movement - in unexpected ways.
From: FashionTribes | By: Fashiontribes | Friday, May 22, 2015
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The photographers Grete Stern and Horacio Coppola met at the Bauhaus in 1932. The next year, they emigrated to London, where they married, and then to Coppola’s native Argentina, where they mounted the country’s first exhibition of modernist photography....
From: New Yorker | By: Jason Farago | Thursday, May 21, 2015
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Earlier this week, we featured a little infographic counting down the biggest movie sets in the history of cinema. This look into the practical sets from decades past shows both how impressive and large some physical sets used to be, and also just how...
From: SlashFilm | By: Ethan Anderton | Friday, May 22, 2015
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I am a mid-thirties woman whose professional style is currently somewhat girlish (think this, this, this, this). As I move into my '40s, are there looks that keep this "feel" but in more age-appropriate ways?I've never been especially fashionable, but...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Bardolph | Friday, May 22, 2015
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The George Clooney blockbuster is a clever, good-natured romp—until the preachy final act....
From: The Atlantic | By: Christopher Orr | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Four groups claiming to aid cancer patients were actually lining the pockets of their staff and fundraisers to the tune of $187 million, according to a federal complaint....
From: The Atlantic | By: David A. Graham | Wednesday, May 20, 2015
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Hope you’ve already checked out of work on this pre-Memorial Day Friday because this site might eat your long weekend for breakfast. Over 40,000 vintage photos of New York City from the New York Public Library archives have been geotagged to a Google...
From: Gizmodo | By: Alissa Walker | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Emily and Josh met in Melbourne, where Emily lived and where Josh was visited from Auckland, New Zealand. Within six months of first meeting, he moved over with his band and they picked up from where they left of!
From: Rock and Roll Bride | By: Kat | Friday, May 22, 2015
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With Suite 1521, Kim Kassel and Lizzie Tisch are putting a modernist twist on intimate retail.
From: Women's Wear Daily | By: Bridget Foley | Thursday, May 21, 2015
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Warning: if you haven't seen the Mad Men finale yet — and why not? — this post is full of spoilers. Matthew Weiner is disappointed in you, people. The Mad Men creator is shocked, shocked that we could look at the final scene of Sunday's finale and...
From: Mashable | By: Chris Taylor | Thursday, May 21, 2015
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The style of dance known as bone breaking looks as extreme as it sounds: arms appear detached, joints seem to circumvent sockets, and moves that look excruciating occur with liquid ease. It has roots, as a technique, in flexing (which we will cover...
From: New Yorker | By: Sky Dylan-Robbins | Wednesday, May 20, 2015
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Stockholm‘s modern art galleries like their exhibitions brazen, with controversy-courting photographers and pop provocateurs keeping this hip short-haul destination’s cutting edge razor-sharp. We’ve scoured this Scandi style hub to compile an...
From: Mr and Mrs Smith | By: Kate Weir | Thursday, May 21, 2015
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Alberto Ascari prepares for a demonstration run at Campione, Switzerland in 1954. Rudy Mailander images courtesy The Revs Institute. Rudy Mailander enjoyed a remarkable career as a photojournalist, made all the more impressive by the fact that the bulk...
From: Hemmings Auto Blogs | By: Kurt Ernst | Thursday, May 21, 2015
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Straight from the pages of Highsnobiety magazine issue #10 comes our “Itinerant” Spring/Summer 2015 editorial featuring the latest goods from Louis Vuitton. Using classic bellboys as a starting point, we dressed them to the nines in the… The post...
From: High Snobiety | By: Brock Cardiner | Wednesday, May 20, 2015
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A half-century of laughs, gags and interviews
From: Time | By: Liz Ronk | Wednesday, May 20, 2015
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If you watch the ad below and conclude there's nothing new under the sun, you're half right. Sunny Delight rollerblades into '90s nostalgia with this delightfully deft parody of its own goofy, iconic (some might say moronic) commercial from the first...
From: AdWeek | By: David Gianatasio | Wednesday, May 20, 2015
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From Michelle Murray from Steelhip design: Here is one of my signature steampunk pieces – the mechanical flying heart. Although I make many of these, each one is unique with different features and vintage parts. I love working in miniature – the...
From: Geeks are Sexy | By: Geeks are Sexy | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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* Despite the quest for factory-perfect restorations among Corvette guys these days, you still occasionally see a six-taillamp mid-year Corvette pop up here and there. Mac’s Motor City Garage this week examined the trend of six-taillamp mid-years and...
From: Hemmings Auto Blogs | By: Daniel Strohl | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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Burnley will bid farewell to one veteran player at Aston Villa on Sunday when Steven Reid takes his final bow, but 37-year-old Michael Duff will remain as part of the team next season.
From: Irish Independent | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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Just waist Pleated front Low drop crotch 着物リメイクのキュロットです。股上が膝まであります。
From: Burda Style | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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A British couple turned scouring French flea markets for vintage tablecloths into a fashion label. Now, they're collaborating with Club Monaco...
From: Telegraph | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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Whether you’re looking for back-to-basics beauty, glamping comfort or an adults-only retreat, you’ll find something to suit in our pick of campsites from the new Cool Camping Britain bookClick here for hundreds of camping holiday ideasFew sites can...
From: The Guardian | By: Jonathan Knight | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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Hey, the A's lose again! Tonight's loss was to the tune of 5-2, and the announcers are really stretching with their "Honda Player of the Game" designations. Also, I feel like it shouldn't have to be said, but Eric Sogard starting his 31st consecutive...
From: Athletics Nation | By: baseballgirl | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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Ryan Moore gearing up for potentially vintage Group One weekend at Curragh
From: Irish Times | Saturday, May 23, 2015
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To some, a watch simply tells time. To others, it is a work of art worth discussing and collecting. If you nodded in agreement on the latter, you should absolutely be following these seven watch connoisseurs on Instagram. It's a great way to keep up...
From: Business Insider | By: Brittany Fowler | Friday, May 22, 2015
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1930 Lincoln Model L Sport Phaeton with coachwork by Locke; photo courtesy of RM Sotheby’s If you’re a fan of classic Lincolns, the beautiful coastal town of Camden, Maine, is the place to be from May 28 through May 30, when both the Lincoln Owners...
From: Hemmings Auto Blogs | By: Terry Shea | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Described as "Parked automobiles crowd Nantasket Beach in Hull, Massachusetts, ca. 1920s". Let's see, there's a black Ford. . . .and another black Ford. . . . . Source: Vintage Everyday. Also check their Facebook page for nearly daily updates.
From: Car Lust | By: Anthony Cagle | Friday, May 22, 2015
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We’re back! Thank you for stopping by for another edition of the PurseForum Roundup. We have plenty to share with you this week, so get comfortable, grab a beverage and let’s get at it. This week, we visited our recently re-vamped Jewelry Box, and...
From: The Purse Blog | By: Pattie Rechtman | Friday, May 22, 2015
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If you're in your post collegiate days, you're keenly aware that you can no longer get away with cutoffs that basically resemble denim briefs. That's not to say that jean shorts aren't our single favorite summer apparel staple. Au contraire, we love...
From: Glamour | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Frederick’s of Hollywood’s routine bankruptcy reports list pages of vintage or famous underwear, value “unknown,” among its assets.
From: Wall Street Journal | By: Peg Brickley | Friday, May 22, 2015
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If there's anything better than celebrating Pac-Man's 35th birthday , it's celebrating with a Pac-Man Doctor Who game. Created by DeviantArt user maxtervamp, this rendition is a little slice of vintage gaming perfection. Play as the Eleventh Doctor,...
From: GeekSugar | By: Kelly-Schwarze | Friday, May 22, 2015
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There’s something about the simple, powerful, specialized racecars from the Indy 500’s past.Read more......
From: Jalopnik | By: Raphael Orlove | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Things are quiet on the middleweight front—perhaps a little too quiet. The eye of the storm hangs overhead, with distant rumbles of thunder periodically interrupting the spacious moments of silence. Warm sunshine and endless skies of blue serve as...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Jordy McElroy | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Whiskey is experiencing a huge comeback in America. Walk into any trendy New York City bar today and you'll almost certainly find a variety of bourbons and Scotches on the shelf and a handful of whiskey-fueled cocktails on the menu. But it was not until...
From: Business Insider | By: Portia Crowe | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Some people are golf widows. You could call me a Porsche widow. My husband, Jonathan, bought a vintage 911 a couple of years ago. I didn’t get his obsession with...
From: New York Post | By: Yahoo Travel | Friday, May 22, 2015
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All the plates, speakers, pitchers, lights, and everything else you'll need to throw your best-ever outdoor party this summer. Basically, everything that's not the food. The post Summer Product Guide: What You Need to Throw the Ultimate Outdoor Party...
From: Bon Appetit | By: Elyssa Goldberg | Friday, May 22, 2015
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This cotton sateen coat is made from #106 BS 3/2015. The fabric is from Spoonflower http://www.spoonflower.com/fabric/285886. I made to coat to coordinate with my vintage Elsa Schiaparelli bee keeper's hat from the 60s. I eliminated the collar from the...
From: Burda Style | Friday, May 22, 2015
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In celebrating their relaunch, New Balance and the Numeric division have commissioned Russell Houghten to create a new short film to celebrate the line. The Numeric range highlights footwear specifically crafted for skateboarding, as the… The post...
From: High Snobiety | By: Jonathan Sawyer | Friday, May 22, 2015
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The green paint with woodgrain trim on this 455-powered 1971 Oldsmobile Vista Cruiser for sale on Hemmings.com drew us in right away, but it was the seller’s excellent description of the car’s history, restoration process, and even the way it drives...
From: Hemmings Auto Blogs | By: Daniel Strohl | Friday, May 22, 2015
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The Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR. Photos courtesy Daimler AG. Had things gone as planned, Mercedes-Benz would have introduced its 300 SLR during the 1954 season; instead, the silver sports racer wouldn’t make its debut appearance until the third race of the...
From: Hemmings Auto Blogs | By: Kurt Ernst | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Elements of luxury and military merge comfortably for the forthcoming Buscemi 100mm. Brought to life through a partnership with Japanese mega-retailer United Arrows and Emotionally Available – a project between Edison Chen and former… The post Military...
From: High Snobiety | By: Chris Danforth | Friday, May 22, 2015
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A big heaping slab of idea-packed, throwback, hard sci-fi, Stephenson’s latest brick of a book is thought-provoking but staid; a sad turn for one of the sharpest, most irreverent minds in a genre still reinventing itself.
From: The Millions | By: Chris Barsanti | Friday, May 22, 2015
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You could forgive European Central Bank (ECB) chief Mario Draghi for being a pessimist about the eurozone after years of crisis, but his speech on Friday argues that he's not satisfied with the current growth rebound.  He wants Europe to set about...
From: Business Insider | By: Mike Bird | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Remember the denim dresses you used to wear in elementary school that you’d accessorize with a giant bow the size of your head? You don’t? So, that was just me… Anyhow, denim dresses are back, but they’ve totally grown up. We’ve rounded five...
From: EcoSalon | By: Abbie Stutzer | Friday, May 22, 2015
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Did the ones you wish for make the cut? - Tech How I DIY'ed my way to a designer wardrobe - UK Fashion More sexy, shirtless photos of all the Magic Mike stars - Celebrity & News A mom gives her daughter advice through wonderful lunchbox letters...
From: Fashionologie | By: Marina-Liao | Friday, May 22, 2015
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The Night Medicine MenVintage Everyday attributes this compelling collection of 17 Native American photographs to famed western historical photographer Edward S. Curtis. These images are said to be part of Curtis' The North American Indian, captured between...
From: Neatorama | By: Lisa Marcus | Friday, May 22, 2015
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The emotion of the piece is what drives the selection at Quidam de Revel, a shop specializing in vintage jewelry.
From: Women's Wear Daily | By: Katya Foreman | Friday, May 22, 2015
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